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Reilly, James

Thursday, 19 April 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 762 Nbr. 1


Medical Treatment (Termination of Pregnancy in Case of Risk to Life of Pregnant Woman) Bill 2012: Second Stage (Resumed)

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Written Answers - Health Services

Was asked: if he will increase the home support in respect of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 3.More Button

Was asked: when an application for a pair of orthotics will be processed in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Cork; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - Medical Cards

Was asked: if he will expedite an application for a medical card in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Was asked: the position regarding an application for a medical card renewal in respect of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 9. More Button

Was asked: if he will expedite an application for a medical card in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Was asked: when the review of a medical card entitlement will be carried out in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway.More Button

Was asked: when a decision will issue on a medical card application in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Kerry; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Was asked: if he will review an application for a medical card now under appeal in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Kilkenny.More Button

Was asked: if a medical card will be issued as a matter of urgency in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Kilkenny; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Was asked: if a medical card will be issued in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Kilkenny; if he will expedite the matter. More Button

Was asked: if in view of new information a medical card will be issued in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Kilkenny; if he will expedite the matter More Button

Written Answers - Ambulance Service

Was asked: the acute hospitals that have landing facilities on site to cater for the new air ambulance service; if not on site, the distance to the designated landing site; the plans, if any, there are to imp...More Button

Individual acute hospitals are responsible for the development of and management of landing pads at hospitals. The following information is provided by the National Ambulance Service (NAS) and is b...More Button

NAS was informed that there are 13 hospitals nationally that are equipped with a helicopter landing pad, of which seven of these have night time operational capability. Each of the 13 landing pads...More Button

In the event of a landing pad being unavailable or where a particular hospital may not have a landing pad, alternative sites have been identified as suitable and safe and are currently in use in re...More Button

The majority of the classed, Temporary Helicopter Landing Pads, are located in close proximity to the receiving hospitals. No specific distances are available. As per Standard Operating Procedure, ...More Button

In respect of the development of landing pads within hospitals, this is a matter for each individual hospital.More Button

Written Answers - Hospital Procedures

Was asked: the admission protocol for each medical assessment unit at each hospital; the plans, if any, to review these protocols; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

As this is a service matter, it has been referred to the Health Service Executive for direct reply.More Button

Written Answers - Hospital Staff

Was asked: if it is the case that a FETAC level 5 qualification is now required for multi-task assistants and or carers on night duty in community hospitals or otherwise; the qualifications required for such ...More Button

Was asked: the number of consultant paediatrician urologists in each hospital here; the change since 1 May 2011; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

As this is a service matter, it has been referred to the HSE for attention and direct reply to the Deputy.More Button

Written Answers - National Lottery Funding

Was asked: when an organisation (details supplied) who made an application to his Department for national lottery funds for a community mini bus for Longford, will receive a decision on the application. More Button

My Department has received an application for funding from the 2012 National Lottery allocation from the organisation in question. This is one of a large number currently being assessed by my Depar...More Button

Written Answers - Fire Safety Regulations

Was asked: if he will provide details of the fire safety checks that take place on new buildings of his Department and Health Service Executive buildings including hospitals, health centres and nursing homes ...More Button

Was asked: if he will provide details of the regular fire safety checks that take place on existing Department of Health buildings and Health Service Executive buildings including hospitals, health centres an...More Button

I propose to take Questions Nos. 181 and 182 together.More Button

The sourcing of property on behalf of Government Departments and any fire safety checks that would be required for new buildings is a matter for the Office of Public Works. I can confirm that my D...More Button

My Department does not employ engineers. However, my Department has responsibility for the day to day health and safety procedures in Hawkins House which includes fire evacuation drills and regula...More Button

Management and delivery of the health care infrastructure is a service matter. Therefore your questions in relation to new and existing HSE buildings have been referred to the Executive for direct...More Button

Written Answers - Primary Care Centres

Was asked: if he will publish an update in respect of primary care centres proposals for the Dublin north east area; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - Hospitals Building Programme

Was asked: if he will allocate additional funding to provide additional theatres at Beaumont Hospital, Dublin 9; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

As this is a service matter, it has been referred to the Health Service Executive for direct reply.More Button

Written Answers - Pension Provisions

Was asked: the arrangements that have been put in place to pay lump sums and pensions to staff that retired from the Health Service Executive in February 2012; if payments due to those that retired have been ...More Button

As this is a service matter, it has been referred to the HSE for attention and direct reply to the Deputy.More Button

Written Answers - Hospital Waiting Lists

Was asked: the steps he will take to have a person (details supplied) in County Westmeath admitted for an operation which is urgently required; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I am determined to address the issues which cause unacceptable delays in patients receiving treatment in our hospitals. In this regard I have established the Special Delivery Unit (SDU), which will...More Button

As a priority, public hospitals were instructed to ensure that, by the end of 2011, they had no patients waiting more than 12 months for treatment. I can confirm that the vast majority of hospital...More Button

As this is a service matter, it has been referred to the HSE for direct reply. Should the patient’s general practitioner consider that the patient’s condition warrants an earlier appoin...More Button

Was asked: the steps he will take to have a person (details supplied) in County Westmeath admitted for an operation which is urgently required; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I am determined to address the issues which cause unacceptable delays in patients receiving treatment in our hospitals. In this regard I have established the Special Delivery Unit (SDU), which will...More Button

As a priority, public hospitals were instructed to ensure that, by the end of 2011, they had no patients waiting more than 12 months for treatment. I can confirm that the vast majority of hospital...More Button

As this is a service matter, it has been referred to the HSE for direct reply. Should the patient’s general practitioner consider that the patient’s condition warrants an earlier appoin...More Button

Was asked: the steps he will take to have a person (details supplied) in County Longford admitted for an orthopaedic operation, which is urgently required; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I am determined to address the issues which cause unacceptable delays in patients receiving treatment in our hospitals. In this regard I have established the Special Delivery Unit (SDU), which will...More Button

As a priority, public hospitals were instructed to ensure that, by the end of 2011, they had no patients waiting more than 12 months for treatment. I can confirm that the vast majority of hospital...More Button

As this is a service matter, it has been referred to the HSE for direct reply. Should the patient’s general practitioner consider that the patient’s condition warrants an earlier appoin...More Button

Was asked: when a person (details supplied) in County Westmeath will have an operation carried out; if same can now be expedited; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I am determined to address the issues which cause unacceptable delays in patients receiving treatment in our hospitals. In this regard I have established the Special Delivery Unit (SDU), which will...More Button

As a priority, public hospitals were instructed to ensure that, by the end of 2011, they had no patients waiting more than 12 months for treatment. I can confirm that the vast majority of hospital...More Button

As this is a service matter, it has been referred to the HSE for direct reply. Should the patient’s general practitioner consider that the patient’s condition warrants an earlier appoin...More Button

Was asked: when a person (details supplied) in County Westmeath will be given an orthopaedic appointment; if same will now be expedited; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I am determined to address the issues which cause unacceptable delays in patients receiving treatment in our hospitals. In this regard I have established the Special Delivery Unit (SDU), which will...More Button

As a priority, public hospitals were instructed to ensure that, by the end of 2011, they had no patients waiting more than 12 months for treatment. I can confirm that the vast majority of hospital...More Button

As this is a service matter, it has been referred to the HSE for direct reply. Should the patient’s general practitioner consider that the patient’s condition warrants an earlier appoin...More Button